One must think of some pitfalls that may arise while living in a remote location. I am just going to share one that we have dealt with and continue to deal with on a day to day basis. Appointments- If someone is sick, gets physio, sees a chiropractor or anything the like, these could become … Continue reading One Potential Pitfall of living Remote
So we have been living Off Grid since 21 March 2018 permanently. It hasn't been all that long, but has been an adjustment nonetheless. First thing to mention would be building your home while living with a family in a travel trailer. Key point would be 'family'. As doing this with two adults or solo, … Continue reading DAILY LIFE OFF GRID (Challenges)
We have just launched a campaign where YOU can buy a T-Shirt from Mapleberry Farm! All proceeds for the shirt go towards the purchase of a new GoPro Hero camera. This camera will help out with the production value of Mapleberry Farm's YouTube channel. So it is a WIN WIN, you get a cool Tee … Continue reading “I’d rather be Off Grid.” Mapleberry Farm T-Shirt
Well, today was brutal! It rained all night and wouldn't you know, I woke up to a leaking roof. Luckily it was leaking through the sunroof and into the tub so it could have been worse. It also let me know where to look on the roof for the entry wound (of the leak). I … Continue reading A Homestead Day in Hell
I give a quick overview of why I am no longer a member of the army but am now starting a homestead. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WLNA6TiX7Jc
We are all set to start building! Of course, we need to be there permanently first, which is very close to happening! We plan on building a 1000 sq ft home that is self sufficient, solar powered and wood heated. We had this plot of land cleared out on our land about 2 months ago … Continue reading We have some land cleared!